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Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. LeeNew York Times bestselling author Michael Korda’s fresh, contemporary single volume historical biography of General Robert E. Lee—perhaps the most famous and least understood legend in American history and one of our most admired heroes.Michael Korda, author of Ulysses S. Grant and the bestsellers Ike and Hero, paints a vivid and admiring portrait of Lee as a brilliant general, a devoted family man, and principled gentleman who disliked slavery and disagreed with secession, yet who refused com…

Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall JacksonFrom the author of the prize-winning New York Times bestseller Empire of the Summer Moon comes a thrilling account of how Civil War general Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson became a great and tragic American hero.Stonewall Jackson has long been a figure of legend and romance. As much as any person in the Confederate pantheon, even Robert E. Lee, he embodies the romantic Southern notion of the virtuous lost cause. Jackson is also considered, without argument, one of our country’s greatest militar…

Clouds and Glory: Prayers for the Church Year, Year AClouds and Glory is the final volume in a three-volume collection of prayers and other resources based on the New Common Worship Lectionary used widely around the world. Written in the Celtic style for which David Adam is well-known, and linked to the Sunday readings, these prayers and intercessions may be used by congregations for the Prayers of the People, as well as by individuals seeking to supplement their personal devotions….

Trailing Clouds of GloryJoin Harold A. Widdison in his search for answers to the first great question of our existence: “Where did I come from?” In Trailing Clouds of Glory, Widdison intersperses an insightful review of our doctrinal understanding of our pre-mortal existence with first-hand accounts bearing on premortal life….

Trailing Clouds of Glory: First Person Glimpses into PremortalityJoin Harold A. Widdison in his search fro answers to the first great question of our existence: “Where did I come from?” In Trailing Clouds of Glory, Widdison intersperses an insightful review of our doctrinal understanding of our premortal existence with first-hand accounts of premortal life….

Clouds of Glory: Legends and Stories About Bible TimesWhere is God? What are angels? Who made them? Such questions have arisen over the ages and are answered with a type of story Jews call Midrash-Midrashim in the plural. The Hebrew word means “search and explain.” The search takes place in the pages of the Bible. The explanation, the Midrash, is based on an answer found in those pages. New stories led to others, and eventually to a vast library of Midrashim. A selection of these have been woven into the stories in this book, retellings from the Bo…

Like Father, Like Son, On Clouds of Glory: A Study of the Nature of the Second Coming of ChristWhile the vast majority of Bible students believe that Jesus promised to return to earth in the physical body of a 5′ 5″ Jewish man, the actual truth is that he made no such promise! He promised to come “in the glory of the Father”- which means he was going to come, as the Father had come many times before! In this important tome, prolific author Don K. Preston, provides an incredible, challenging look at the Second Coming of Christ, giving the reader an abundance of evidence to prove that Chri…

33 Days to Morning Glory: A Do-It-Yourself Retreat In Preparation for Marian ConsecrationFrom Fr. Michael E. Gaitley, MIC, author of the bestselling book Consoling the Heart of Jesus, comes an extraordinary 33-day journey to Marian consecration with four giants of Marian spirituality:St. Louis de Montfort, St. Maximilian Kolbe, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, and Blessed John Paul II. Fr. Michael masterfully summarizes their teaching, making it easy to grasp and simple enough to put into practice. More specifically, he weaves their thought into a user-friendly, do-it-yourself re…